3.5 Percent Increase in Automated Hacking Attempts in Lithuania

In Lithuania, the sum total of automated hacking attempts on Windows servers grew through the previous 14-day period compared to the previous 14-day period. According to data from Windows servers secured by Syspeace, there was a climb of 3.5 percent in automated hacking attempts per server. However, there was a slight drop of 17 percent in the whole world.

The amount of attacks on Syspeace-secured Windows Servers increased during the previous 14-day period in Lithuania as 620 automated hacking attempts per Windows servers were recorded by Syspeace. That is to say, the brute-force attacks increased by 3.5 percent. The sum total of automated hacking attempts blocked by Syspeace in Lithuania was 620.

Poland and USA have – for the sake of comparison – been under increased attacks. With 180 blocked automated hacking attempts per Syspeace-secured Windows Server the previous 14 days, Poland has witnessed a climb of 3.6 percent compared to the past two weeks. In USA, the number has risen by 2.8 percent to 1,500 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server.

The attacks on Windows servers secured by Syspeace have shown a slight drop all around the world. Simply put, Lithuania is going against the flow. In the course of the last weeks, there have been 17 percent less brute-force attacks than in the course of the previous 14-day period in the world. Up until today, this year there have been 1,500 brute-force attacks per Syspeace-secured server in the world. The brute-force attacks have increased by 8.7 percent on a year-to-year comparison. Simply put, Syspeace blocked 1,300,000 automated hacking attempts in the world.

The information source is Syspeace, a service provider that fights brute-force attacks. Syspeace wants to make the digital world safer for enterprises, one server at a time. Having collected and analyzed information on brute-force attacks since 2012, Syspeace is a global trailblazer on the topic. The company believes that cyber security management doesn’t have to be complicated and expensive.

During the brute-force attack, an attacker submits many passwords or passphrases, hoping to ultimately get them right. Each and every possible password and passphrase is systematically checked to find the right one.

To keep systems secure and block brute-force attacks, Syspeace provides software that shields businesses from IT theft, combined with outstanding customer support.